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Contracting Parties > Rome Convention (Total Contracting Parties : 92) , WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty (Total Contracting Parties : 94)

Contracting PartyTreatySignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
AlbaniaRome Convention Accession: June 1, 2000September 1, 2000 
AlgeriaRome Convention Accession: January 22, 2007April 22, 2007Details
AndorraRome Convention Accession: February 25, 2004May 25, 2004 
ArgentinaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: December 2, 1991March 2, 1992 
ArmeniaRome Convention Accession: October 31, 2002January 31, 2003 
AustraliaRome Convention Accession: June 30, 1992September 30, 1992Details
AustriaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: March 9, 1973June 9, 1973Details
AzerbaijanRome Convention Accession: July 5, 2005October 5, 2005 
BahrainRome Convention Accession: October 18, 2005January 18, 2006 
BarbadosRome Convention Accession: June 18, 1983September 18, 1983 
BelarusRome Convention Accession: February 27, 2003May 27, 2003Details
BelgiumRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 2, 1999October 2, 1999Details
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Rome Convention Accession: August 24, 1993November 24, 1993 
Bosnia and HerzegovinaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: February 19, 2009May 19, 2009Details
BrazilRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 29, 1965September 29, 1965 
BulgariaRome Convention Accession: May 31, 1995August 31, 1995Details
Burkina FasoRome Convention Accession: October 14, 1987January 14, 1988 
Cabo VerdeRome Convention Accession: April 3, 1997July 3, 1997 
CambodiaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961   
CanadaRome Convention Accession: March 4, 1998June 4, 1998Details
ChileRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 5, 1974September 5, 1974 
ColombiaRome Convention Accession: June 17, 1976September 17, 1976 
CongoRome Convention Accession: June 29, 1962May 18, 1964Details
Costa RicaRome Convention Accession: June 9, 1971September 9, 1971Details
CroatiaRome Convention Accession: January 20, 2000April 20, 2000Details
CyprusRome Convention Accession: March 17, 2009June 17, 2009 
Czech RepublicRome Convention Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 30, 1993January 1, 1993Details
DenmarkRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: June 23, 1965September 23, 1965Details
DominicaRome Convention Accession: August 9, 1999November 9, 1999 
Dominican RepublicRome Convention Accession: October 27, 1986January 27, 1987 
EcuadorRome ConventionJune 26, 1962Ratification: December 19, 1963May 18, 1964 
El SalvadorRome Convention Accession: March 29, 1979June 29, 1979 
EstoniaRome Convention Accession: January 28, 2000April 28, 2000Details
FijiRome Convention Accession: January 11, 1972April 11, 1972Details
FinlandRome ConventionJune 21, 1962Ratification: July 21, 1983October 21, 1983Details
FranceRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: April 3, 1987July 3, 1987Details
GeorgiaRome Convention Accession: May 18, 2004August 14, 2004 
GermanyRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 21, 1966October 21, 1966Details
GreeceRome Convention Accession: October 6, 1992January 6, 1993 
GuatemalaRome Convention Accession: October 14, 1976January 14, 1977 
Holy SeeRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961   
HondurasRome Convention Accession: November 16, 1989February 16, 1990 
HungaryRome Convention Accession: November 10, 1994February 10, 1995 
IcelandRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Accession: March 15, 1994June 15, 1994Details
IndiaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961   
IrelandRome ConventionJune 30, 1962Ratification: June 19, 1979September 19, 1979Details
IsraelRome ConventionFebruary 7, 1962Accession: September 30, 2002December 30, 2002Details
ItalyRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: January 8, 1975April 8, 1975Details
JamaicaRome Convention Accession: October 27, 1993January 27, 1994 
JapanRome Convention Accession: July 26, 1989October 26, 1989Details
KazakhstanRome Convention Accession: March 30, 2012June 30, 2012 
KyrgyzstanRome Convention Accession: May 13, 2003August 13, 2003 
LatviaRome Convention Accession: May 20, 1999August 20, 1999Details
LebanonRome ConventionJune 26, 1962Ratification: May 12, 1997August 12, 1997 
LesothoRome Convention Accession: October 26, 1989January 26, 1990Details
LiberiaRome Convention Accession: September 16, 2005December 16, 2005 
LiechtensteinRome Convention Accession: July 12, 1999October 12, 1999Details
LithuaniaRome Convention Accession: April 22, 1999July 22, 1999Details
LuxembourgRome Convention Accession: November 25, 1975February 25, 1976Details
MexicoRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: February 17, 1964May 18, 1964 
MonacoRome ConventionJune 22, 1962Ratification: September 6, 1985December 6, 1985Details
MontenegroRome Convention Declaration of Continued Application: October 23, 2006June 3, 2006Details
NetherlandsRome Convention Accession: July 7, 1993October 7, 1993Details
NicaraguaRome Convention Accession: May 10, 2000August 10, 2000 
NigerRome Convention Accession: April 5, 1963May 18, 1964Details
NigeriaRome Convention Accession: July 29, 1993October 29, 1993Details
NorwayRome Convention Accession: April 10, 1978July 10, 1978Details
PanamaRome Convention Accession: June 2, 1983September 2, 1983 
ParaguayRome ConventionJune 30, 1962Ratification: November 26, 1969February 26, 1970 
PeruRome Convention Accession: May 7, 1985August 7, 1985 
PhilippinesRome Convention Accession: June 25, 1984September 25, 1984 
PolandRome Convention Accession: March 13, 1997June 13, 1997Details
PortugalRome Convention Accession: April 17, 2002July 17, 2002 
Republic of KoreaRome Convention Accession: December 18, 2008March 18, 2009Details
Republic of MoldovaRome Convention Accession: September 5, 1995December 5, 1995Details
RomaniaRome Convention Accession: July 22, 1998October 22, 1998Details
Russian FederationRome Convention Accession: February 26, 2003May 26, 2003Details
Saint LuciaRome Convention Accession: May 17, 1996August 17, 1996Details
SerbiaRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: March 10, 2003June 10, 2003Details
SlovakiaRome Convention Declaration / Notification of Succession: May 28, 1993January 1, 1993Details
SloveniaRome Convention Accession: July 9, 1996October 9, 1996Details
SpainRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: August 14, 1991November 14, 1991Details
SwedenRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: July 13, 1962May 18, 1964Details
SwitzerlandRome Convention Accession: June 24, 1993September 24, 1993Details
Syrian Arab RepublicRome Convention Accession: February 13, 2006May 13, 2006 
TajikistanRome Convention Accession: February 19, 2008May 19, 2008 
the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaRome Convention Accession: December 2, 1997March 2, 1998Details
TogoRome Convention Accession: March 10, 2003June 10, 2003 
TurkeyRome Convention Accession: January 8, 2004April 8, 2004 
UkraineRome Convention Accession: March 12, 2002June 12, 2002 
United Arab EmiratesRome Convention Accession: October 14, 2004January 14, 2005 
United KingdomRome ConventionOctober 26, 1961Ratification: October 30, 1963May 18, 1964Details
UruguayRome Convention Accession: April 4, 1977July 4, 1977 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Rome Convention Accession: October 30, 1995January 30, 1996Details
Viet NamRome Convention Accession: December 1, 2006March 1, 2007Details
AlbaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: May 17, 2001May 20, 2002 
AlgeriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 31, 2013January 31, 2014 
ArgentinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatySeptember 18, 1997Ratification: November 19, 1999May 20, 2002 
ArmeniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 6, 2004March 6, 2005 
AustraliaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: April 26, 2007July 26, 2007Details
AustriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 30, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
AzerbaijanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: January 11, 2006April 11, 2006 
BahrainWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: September 15, 2005December 15, 2005 
BelarusWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 8, 1997Ratification: July 15, 1998May 20, 2002 
BelgiumWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyFebruary 19, 1997Ratification: May 30, 2006August 30, 2006Details
BeninWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: January 16, 2006April 16, 2006 
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)WIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996   
Bosnia and HerzegovinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: August 25, 2009November 25, 2009 
BotswanaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 27, 2004January 27, 2005 
BulgariaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 29, 2001May 20, 2002 
Burkina FasoWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: July 19, 1999May 20, 2002 
CanadaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 22, 1997Ratification: May 13, 2014August 13, 2014Details
ChileWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: April 11, 2001May 20, 2002Details
ChinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 9, 2007June 9, 2007Details
ColombiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyOctober 22, 1997Ratification: November 29, 2000May 20, 2002 
Costa RicaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 2, 1997Ratification: May 23, 2000May 20, 2002Details
CroatiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 15, 1997Ratification: July 3, 2000May 20, 2002 
CyprusWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: September 2, 2005December 2, 2005 
Czech RepublicWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 10, 2001May 20, 2002 
DenmarkWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyOctober 28, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
Dominican RepublicWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 10, 2005January 10, 2006 
EcuadorWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 31, 1997Ratification: June 21, 2000May 20, 2002 
El SalvadorWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 20, 1998May 20, 2002 
EstoniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 29, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
European Union (EU)WIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
FinlandWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyMay 9, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
FranceWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyOctober 9, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
GabonWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 6, 2001May 20, 2002 
GeorgiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: July 4, 2001May 20, 2002 
GermanyWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
GhanaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyMay 23, 1997Ratification: November 16, 2012February 16, 2013 
GreeceWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyJanuary 13, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
GuatemalaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 8, 2002January 8, 2003 
GuineaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: February 25, 2002May 25, 2002 
HondurasWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: February 20, 2002May 20, 2002 
HungaryWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyJanuary 29, 1997Ratification: November 27, 1998May 20, 2002 
IndonesiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: November 15, 2004February 15, 2005 
IrelandWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 19, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
IsraelWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyMarch 25, 1997   
ItalyWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
JamaicaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 12, 2002June 12, 2002 
JapanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: July 9, 2002October 9, 2002Details
JordanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: February 24, 2004May 24, 2004 
KazakhstanWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyFebruary 28, 1997Ratification: August 12, 2004November 12, 2004 
KenyaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996   
KyrgyzstanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: May 15, 2002August 15, 2002 
LatviaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 22, 2000May 20, 2002 
LiechtensteinWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: January 30, 2007April 30, 2007 
LithuaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: January 26, 2001May 20, 2002 
LuxembourgWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyFebruary 18, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
MadagascarWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 24, 2014February 24, 2015 
MalaysiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: September 27, 2012December 27, 2012 
MaliWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: October 22, 2001May 20, 2002 
MaltaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
MexicoWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 18, 1997Ratification: November 17, 1999May 20, 2002 
MonacoWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyJanuary 14, 1997   
MongoliaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: July 25, 2002October 25, 2002 
MontenegroWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Declaration of Continued Application: December 4, 2006June 3, 2006Details
MoroccoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: April 20, 2011July 20, 2011 
NamibiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996   
NetherlandsWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 2, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
NicaraguaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 6, 2002March 6, 2003 
NigeriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyMarch 24, 1997   
OmanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: June 20, 2005September 20, 2005 
PanamaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 31, 1997Ratification: March 17, 1999May 20, 2002 
ParaguayWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 29, 2000May 20, 2002 
PeruWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: April 18, 2002July 18, 2002 
PhilippinesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: July 4, 2002October 4, 2002 
PolandWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: July 21, 2003October 21, 2003 
PortugalWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 31, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
QatarWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: July 28, 2005October 28, 2005 
Republic of KoreaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 18, 2008March 18, 2009Details
Republic of MoldovaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatySeptember 19, 1997Ratification: March 13, 1998May 20, 2002 
RomaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 31, 1997Ratification: February 1, 2001May 20, 2002 
Russian FederationWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 5, 2008February 5, 2009Details
Saint LuciaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 24, 1999May 20, 2002 
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 12, 2010February 12, 2011 
SenegalWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 17, 1997Ratification: February 18, 2002May 20, 2002 
SerbiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 13, 2003June 13, 2003Details
SingaporeWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: January 17, 2005April 17, 2005Details
SlovakiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 29, 1997Ratification: January 14, 2000May 20, 2002 
SloveniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 12, 1997Ratification: November 19, 1999May 20, 2002 
South AfricaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 12, 1997   
SpainWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
SwedenWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyOctober 31, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010Details
SwitzerlandWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 29, 1997Ratification: March 31, 2008July 1, 2008Details
TajikistanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: May 24, 2011August 24, 2011 
the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: December 20, 2004March 20, 2005Details
TogoWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996Ratification: February 21, 2003May 21, 2003 
Trinidad and TobagoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: August 28, 2008November 28, 2008 
TurkeyWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: August 28, 2008November 28, 2008 
UkraineWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: November 29, 2001May 20, 2002 
United Arab EmiratesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty Accession: March 9, 2005June 9, 2005 
United KingdomWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyFebruary 13, 1997Ratification: December 14, 2009March 14, 2010 
United States of AmericaWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyApril 12, 1997Ratification: September 14, 1999May 20, 2002Details
UruguayWIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyJanuary 8, 1997Ratification: May 28, 2008August 28, 2008 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)WIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyDecember 20, 1996   

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